May 15, 2012 1:00pm PDT
. out west governor jerry brown is proposing harsh cuts to close the exploding $15 billion deficit. cuts to school, health care, welfare, the disabled and child care. >> the biggest source of our spending without question is to schools. so when we have to have a massive cut, the sls that mass si cive cut and that't will happen if we don't get this in control. >> he's also proposing a tax hike and a tax hike for those who make more than $250,000 a year. he's even trying to slash a day off the government work week. and helping those struggling homeowners from the bank settlements? $292 million are being pickpocketed in red ink. take years of contradictory demands from voters, toss in a crazy process that requires super majorities to get any deal with even a penny of new taxes, then add a ballot measure industrial complex. we used to be the world's beacon on schools, gleaming freeways and more. the scary part is that california may be a glimpse of america's future. these years of living beyond our means now have washington and the state capitals in shambles. it's already being felt across e
May 9, 2012 1:00pm PDT
historical oor global historical model for a program. >> gordon brown talked about a martial plan. he said we have a global youth unemployment bond in this country. and not just in america. in spain it is worse. and in a lot of european countries. and the law, with france going socialist to see if they want more work force programs. i think what you need is massive government investment. coupled with an entrepreneurial revolution. both of which can happen from my generation so you have private sector investment coupled with nonprofit invest many to help solve community pro problems and it make our generation not living at home with no job, 45, 50, 60,000 in debt and essentially relying on the state for more aid and unemployment insurance. >> it is stunningly rational. i'm certain we will be able to get it done. i'm not sure when. >> we need a million signatures. tell your viewers to go. >> listen. you heard the man's pitch. >> look into the camera. >> he is mer can's new uncle sam. >> yeah. >> sign up america's children need jobs. they are trying to get a million vote on the petition.